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Given The News of The World The World And Save Us From Dire Rivals

by | 3rd, August 2011

ONE of the joys of being me is that I can change my mind without shame. So while it is true I rarely ever had a good word to say about the late  News of the World , I now say this: bring it back! I don’t make this plea because I think it was especially brilliant: its absence simply draws attention to the sheer awfulness of the survivors.

The  Sunday Mirror is a thin soup of nothing-in-particular and lame commentary who cares what the pompous teeth-bearing TV newsreader Mark Austin thinks about anything? Its TV supplement  Celebs is printed on nasty cheap bog roll paper and makes the Screws ‘  Fabulous look like  Vogue . The  People may still interest a few pre-internet thugs who use ITV Teletext to find last minute holiday bargains. The Sunday Express at least has a short story amazing. The  Mail on Sunday is no substitute: its market is quite different and lacks

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